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I Try Not to Cry

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    A Thought?

     Sometimes... it seems like the people that try not to cry are the ones in need of a really good cry. You can't hold everything in forever. You have a breaking point. Just let it out when you can...  But what do I know? I cry all the time. :/
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 25, 2008

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    Re: Not to Cry.

    Sometimes doesn't work.
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F 1 Response May 3, 2008

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    No Tears

    I have never been someone who was prone to tears, even as a kid I didn't really cry.  But, when I did, it was balls out, full on tears and hiccuping and runny nose. Well, when I was about seven or eight, stuff happened between me parents and it really upset me. So, I started...
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 24, 2008

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    Crying Most of the Time

    I have been crying inwardly for a long time especcially since we lost our little angel Princess Omrah.  I suffer from depression  and bi-polar disorder and have most of my life, Lossing our little angel has really sent me into a tailspin of dark and depressed moods...
    MikesAngelGirl MikesAngelGirl 46-50, F 3 Responses Apr 20, 2008

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    DAILY

    I do try... *blink blink blink* and hold it back as much as possible *blink blink* but it isn't always easy. I am having trouble thinking about the past these days *blink blink* and the future *blink* and wondering if/how it will work out. So many questions... I don't want to be...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 20, 2008

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    I Feel Weak

    I used to cry all the time, at least everyday. I felt pathetic. After a long time I that I got sick of it and made myself stronger. Now if I get sad, I try my hardest not to let my tears fall. I feel so weak if I do. I feel like I'm turning into that sad, pathetic thing I used to...
    Melody08 Melody08 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 21, 2008

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    Loss of a Father Or a Son.

      I try not to cry in public but in private when I watch about a loss of a father or son in this horrible Iraq war mess I do cry at times.  I find this situation of our military in Iraq very upsetting.  I just have to comfort myself with God's Word and pour my...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 10, 2008

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    How Pain Ends the Day

    people: laughing with their friends, couples holding hands, talking and talking and talking my chest throbs painfully a beat at a time, my hands starts to shake so I quickly grab my sleeves and pull it to cover my fingers.. a slight inclined of the head, and I closed my eyes...
    amejad amejad 22-25, F Jan 22, 2009

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    It's Impossible to Stop.

    As a child I never cried. Then I cried a lot. Everywhere and about everything. Several times in front of teachers. Just because my teachers would make a comment like "You have to work on this or that.". It would make me cry. Now I'm hardly ever crying again...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Dec 4, 2008

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    HOLD Me While I Cry

    THE WORDS TO THE SONG: IT'S been one of those days;if anything could go wrong it went wrong; i know i'm feeling sorry for me,There's a lot of self-pity going on.Tomorrow I will be okay.The dawn will bring a brand new day.I'm sure by then i'll be fine..Lord, today I really need a...
    bquick bquick 51-55, M Apr 15, 2008

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    A Family Poison!

    There was a saying, that my grandmother told my mother and she passed it to me... it was "Never let them see you sweat." That was an awful poison to pass on. Because it meant to hold in your feelings, keep smiling, and in the end it made things worse! I developed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 25, 2008

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    Like Right Now

    tonight i am just not feeling happy at all. quite  the opposite in fact. i don't like crying because it hurts and its hard to stop. i can't remember ever feeling 'better' after crying. often i just feel stupid and weak for crying. sure there are tears that keep coming to...
    Tacit Tacit 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 12, 2008

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    " Big Girls Don't Cry "

    Each and every moment  i try  to supress my  pain, and not to cry . When i just can't withstand, i broke into tears in a place where no one can see me,, i feel no one can understand me in this world, i don't have  anyone to share my heart.
    richa12345678 richa12345678 22-25, F 1 Response May 5, 2011

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    Cuz That's A Weakness

    I always try so hard not to cry cuz I've always learned that crying is for weak people.In such a cruel world no one is allowed to see you cry.I try so hard but sometimes I make mistakes.It's so messed up sometimes that I forget and cry.So instead of crying i always try to smile...
    DrowningInMyOwnSorrow DrowningInMyOwnSorrow 18-21, F Jan 29, 2012

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    Wish I Could Cry

    I am 52 and in my life i have never really been able to cry. I have had so many times when crying would have relieved some of the sadness and stress that built up in my life. People who cry probably can't even understand why I can't. It just seems I can't let go and let myself...
    nowandlater nowandlater 51-55, M May 9, 2013

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    My Tears

    Just call me Rainy :) I hate cry. I hate look weak. I hate cry in front of other people. If really really must to cry, i will hide. I hate cry so much. I want to be a strong girl. I don't want to cry. Cause from i was child, i've been taught to be a strong girl. But for me, cry...
    RainyRiddle RainyRiddle 18-21, F Jul 29, 2011

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    When I say I like to cry, I don't mean if I have free time I'll cry. Hobbies: crying. How ridiculous does that sound? Crying reassures me that I'm human. I get hurt and that's...
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    I Have Had Those Days I have had those days, that where, I would pretty much cry all day, and not feel any better, no many how many tears fell, or how many times, I had to wipe my...
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    Honestly I think everyone hates crying. If you are a person that likes to cry then wow you are the first person I know that likes to cry. For me crying just makes me feel weak...
    ScarM3 ScarM3 16-17, F Oct 3

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    I used to do that crying thing about every single day. Depression and anxiety can easily make it pretty frequent... But, since receiving medication, I haven't been able to cry for...
    HypeAboutEverything HypeAboutEverything 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    The tears that roll down my cheeks will never end, it's a endless river of tears and I'm so tired of crying but u know sometimes I can't help it,I'm just so alone and I'm terrified...
    AriaDream AriaDream 13-15, F Oct 1

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    Well, contradictory to the title, I almost never cry at movies, not since I was little anyway… But I went to visit my dad this weekend, and we decided to watch "Lone Survivor...
    JasonAzz JasonAzz 22-25, M Oct 9

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    I wanted him to stay in my life. Even though I’ve cried, felt like I was going to die, and drank alcohol a few times before over someone I was in love with not loving me, I’ve...
    Roshunn Roshunn 26-30, F Oct 13

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    I have come of age as an Indigo Child now Indigo Adult turning Crystal and all that I have written above was part of my deep Spiritual Awakening. It came on really, really strong...
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    ONLY ONE TIME!! It was during "Forrest Gump." SPOILER ALERT: When Jenny died, I was okay. It wasn't like I hated Jenny, but I don't normally cry at character deaths. HOWEVER...
    Boulier Boulier 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    I absolutely hate it. In my area, if you cry you're officially classified as a stuck up, annoying, cry baby. So I don't cry. I haven't cried when awake for a while now, and it...
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F Oct 6

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    When I'm alone, i cry randomly. Sometimes i cant think of an exact reason why but I just cry. When i'm in bed or in my car. My tears just drop or i cry loud.
    lovemaria93 lovemaria93 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    I wanna cry right now but I can't.. I wanna scream at myself infront of the mirror but I can't see tears rolling down my cheeks.. Damn.. I can't cry.. I'm so upset yet I'm here...
    PureLies PureLies 13-15, F a week ago

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    I really want to get in to Healing Crystals. I think it's really interesting but I don't have enough money for large crystals. Does anybody know of a website that has small sized...
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    I hate it. I used to cry all the time in front of people in elementary school so it's just a bad feeling for me. I hate how they ask you if you're ok and try to talk to you. And I...
    okjackie okjackie 16-17, F Sep 21

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    Haven't stopped crying today.. Except for when I've been sleeping... This is my second time crying in the shower already today... As many times as people say it will get better, I...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 7 Responses Sep 24

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    I don't know why... But the feeling is awful. I don't know what to do, so I try to hold back the tears; thinking "Why the hell do I feel like crying for no reason?! I'm just out...
    NicoBunny6 NicoBunny6 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 1

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    And publically too. There is to much dogma about men being weak for crying. That needs to stop. Crying is one of the greatest signs of caring, loving, in over your head and don't...
    AdmiralShadow AdmiralShadow 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 7

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    All I want to do at the moment is just cry and cry. :-(
    ShanSai ShanSai 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    I literally will never cry in front of people, I feel it makes me look weak, but the problem is I start crying at random times for no reason I cant stand it
    needawin needawin 18-21, F a week ago

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    To me it makes me feel weak if i cry in front of friends, strangers, or family. So most of the time if i cry i will leave the room or try to hide it with some excuse or hold back...
    Sierra1993 Sierra1993 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I'm almost 34 and believe I am a Crystal Child. I've always known I was different from others around me. The first time I remember Spirits speaking to was at 4 years old. At around...
    Enokian Enokian 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 21

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    I don't know why I just know I wake up in the middle of the night crying
    NatsuFire NatsuFire 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 22

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    It's only 8 in the morning on my birthday...and I am already crying :/
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 26

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    For some reason when I talk to this person, he makes me want to cry Not because of what he says he just does
    JalenFrankie616 JalenFrankie616 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 27

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    I know how weak I am. Honestly I wanna leave him but I feel bad everyday because without him I'm nothing. If there is a miracle, plz let me cry only tonight and no more, everything...
    hanitears hanitears 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 28

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    i have friend from UK, his name is elvis, he is older than me . we almost talking every day on KIK. seriously ! swear to god, he is so funny, he is so silly, sometimes he makes...
    callixtine callixtine 18-21, F Sep 29

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    please help :( . I can't help but cry and regret the actions that I have made in the past. How can I move on?
    neuroticgal neuroticgal 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 30

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    it's been over a year , yet I still have panic attacks and I cry daily, when will the pain end
    MrFoe MrFoe 13-15, M Oct 5

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    If anyone wants to talk to be about being a crystal, please don't hesitate! :)
    scandialeks scandialeks 22-25, M Oct 6